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Graduate Employment Links to Sandwich Year Work Placements

Ward, Lisa J. (2006) Graduate Employment Links to Sandwich Year Work Placements. In: Changing Student Choices. A Joint Higher Education Academy and Higher Education Careers Service Unit Conference, July, 2006, University of Manchester, UK. (Unpublished)

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    Abstract

    Lisa Ward joined the University of Huddersfield to manage a TQEF funded project, Student Employability and Good Practice in Placement Provision . Her first degree in Mathematics included a sandwich placement at Kodak, which sparked her interest in manufacturing and process/quality improvements. Her MSc in Manufacturing Systems Engineering included a thesis on Implementing Statistical Process Control in Tablet Manufacture for Glaxo. Lisa has managed diverse teams as a Service Manager in Local Government and led an all-male team to manufacture precision aerospace components from composite materials. Her career includes Customer Service/Relationship Management, Project, Change and Strategic Management, Budgets, Quality
    and IT.

    Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Higher Education Work Placements Students Careers
    Subjects: L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
    Schools: Teaching and Learning Institute
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    Depositing User: Lisa Ward
    Date Deposited: 20 Aug 2010 11:21
    Last Modified: 20 Aug 2010 11:21
    URI: http://eprints.hud.ac.uk/id/eprint/8260

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